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Julia Child was an American spy during WWII for the Office of Strategic Services (precursor to CIA). Julia Child was an American spy during WWII for the Office of Strategic Services (prec

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Julia Child was an American spy during WWII for the Office of Strategic Services (precursor to CIA). #WWII #History

Gala and Salvador Dali; in a photo booth. She was Salvador Dali's most famous muse, the love of his life, his manager and mentor. When Gala passed in Dali no longer would continue his art.

I was a fragrant phantom, wasn't I?

iloveretro: “ Gala and Salvador Dalí in a photo booth She was Salvador Dalí’s most famous muse, the love of his life, his manager and mentor. When Gala passed in 1982, Dalí no longer would continue...

On Set with David Bowie and Tilda Swinton. A photo taken by Director Floria Sigismondi on set of The Stars (Are Out Tonight), featuring Tilda Swinton. Tilda Swinton, David Bowie, Robert Mapplethorpe, Annie Leibovitz, Mayor Tom, Duncan Jones, Saint Yves, Aladdin Sane, The Thin White Duke
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Jackie Coogan -- Actor who began his movie career as a Child Actor in silent films. He played Uncle Fester in "The Addams Family", Sgt. Barnes in "McKeever and the Colonel. He died from Cardiac Arrest. Oliver Twist, The Addams Family, Adams Family, Family Tv, Pearl Harbor Attack, Child Actors, Thing 1, United States Army, Interesting History
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John Leslie "Jackie" Coogan (October 26, 1914 – March 1, 1984), enlisted in the United States Army in March, 1941. After the attack on Pearl Harbor, he requested a transfer to United States Army Air Forces as a glider pilot because of his civilian flying experience. He volunteered for hazardous duty with and flew British troops, landing them at night in a small jungle clearing 100 miles behind Japanese lines. Yes, Uncle Fester was actually an American hero!

Marc Chagall and his first wife Bella Rosenfeld Chagall in Paris photographed by Andre Kertesz.

Jenny Mendes

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Grace Jones -well known cross-dresser, singer-songwriter, actress, and model- by Jean-Paul Goude.

Grace Jones by Jean-Paul Goude, self confidence is a nice suit to wear

George Bernard Shaw 1856 - the eminent Irish playwright, is the only person to have been awarded both the Nobel Prize for Literature, 1925 and an Oscar, 1938 for his contributions to literature and for his work on the film Pygmalion, respectively.

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George Bernard Shaw (July 26, 1856 - 1950), the eminent Irish playwright, is the only person to have been awarded both the Nobel Prize for Literature (1925) and an Oscar (1938), for his contributions to literature and for his work on the film Pygmalion, respectively. “The reasonable man adapts himself to the world: the unreasonable one persists to adapt the world to himself. Therefore all progress depends on the unreasonable man.” ― GBS, Man & Superman Photo by Sir Emery Walker, 1888.

Facts, information and articles about Wyatt Earp, a famous sheriff from the gunfight at the O. Corral in the Wild West Wyatt Earp Facts Born March

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chadswanzy: “ Wyatt Earp on his 75th birthday. ”

Portrait of Louise Bourgeois, French-American artist and sculptor, undergoing the indignity of posing for a photographer with an Annie Leibowitz fixation.

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“ Louise Bourgeois [+] by Alex Van Gelder [ > ] ” mianoti:

The "Real" Lawrence of Arabia - T. Lawrence poses for Lowell Thomas in England. Based on "Lawrence of Arabia" I read T.

The Life of T.E. Lawrence

Photos, quotes, and other tidbits based on the life and legend of T.E. Lawrence, more commonly known...

Mads Mikkelsen ( Photo by Kenneth Willardt

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Vivienne Westwood Parigi - Spring Summer 2010 Ready-To-Wear - Shows - Vogue. Punk Fashion, Fashion Art, Fashion Show, Vivienne Westwood, God Save The Queen, Steampunk Accessoires, English Fashion, British Fashion, Advanced Style
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Vivienne Westwood, the mother of punk.

'I am interested in the pull and push of the garment against the body' "You have a much better life if you wear impressive...

Julian Lennon, son of John Lennon, and Dhani Harrison, son of George Harrison, look so much like their Dads! The Beatles, John Lennon Beatles, Beatles Photos, Beatles Albums, Beatles Art, Julian Lennon, Ringo Starr, Paul Mccartney, George Harrison Son

Julian Lennon and Dhani Harrison -- Wow they look like their Dads.

Buffalo Bill Cody last wild west show. Buffalo Bills, Old West Photos, Wild West Show, The Lone Ranger, American Frontier, Cowboy Art, Cowboys And Indians, American History, American Women
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Coco Chanel, fashion was her "last" name. If you are a woman you know about her Chanel suits. She was a woman who did it on her own at a time most women were home caring for children and a husband brought in the paycheck. Guinness, Estilo Coco Chanel, Gabrielle Bonheur Chanel, Outfit Elegantes, Dior, Mode Simple, French Fashion Designers, Wearing A Hat, Iconic Women
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Guinness Stripe: the Classic

. ACAPULCO Vogue January 1970, by Cecil Beaton In an age of swans, she may have been thought of as the Black Swan or-maybe a Shark. Regardless of her reputation-and there is much to consider-but that is another story- another day. For the moment, I'm looking at her black and white stripe banquette. Never accuse Gloria Guinness of being tame-she was all about LESS is MORE. Think about the year-1966- when this photograph was taken by Cecil Beaton. Over fifty years old and still everything is…

Emma Goldman, anarchist and activist -- She was an early advocate of free speech, birth control, women’s equality, and union organization.

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Emma Goldman, anarchist and activist -- "If I can't dance, I don't want to be part of your revolution." Her life, from 1869-1940, spanned great movements of two centuries. She was an early advocate of free speech, birth control, women’s equality, and union organization. Deported from the USin 1919, she participated in great social and political movements of her age, including the Russian Revolution and the Spanish Civil War.